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Shivakumar to deliver JRD Tata oration at XLRI

PTI

The Chairman and CEO of PepsiCo India, D Shivakumar will deliver the JRD Tata oration on Busines... »

XLRI celebrates Ensemble 2014

Abhishek Law

XLRI - Xavier School of Management, Jamshedpur, recently celebrated its annual management summit... »

Drive for schooling of migrant workers’ kids

Ground reality: A file photo of government officials visiting children at a labour camp in Thiruvananthapuram.

Press Trust of India

In view of the increasing inflow of migrant workers from other states into Kerala, the St... »

IIT-M becomes first full member of CMS

Our Bureau

Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, has become the first IIT to be made a full member of the... »

Kloudpad Mobility to offer 3G tab to Kerala students at discount

Our Bureau

As part of its CSR programme, UK-based Kloudpad Mobility Research will offer its 3G tablet with... »

Education

 IIM-A main campus entrance.

IIM-A redesigns courses, hikes fees by 11.5%

Our Bureau

In order to induct more management students from overaseas, the Indian Institute of Manageme... »

Education

IIT Kharagpur initiates organisational revamp as it eyes top league

PTI

In order to revitalise the organisational structure and devolve authority, top engineering insti... »

Education

IIM-B’s EPGP students bag global marketing competition at Madrid

Our Bureau

A three-member team of Indian Institute of Management Bangalore’s (IIM-B) EPGP students have won... »

Hopeful of solution on German as third language: Michael Steiner

Navadha Pandey 

The demand for German language has increased considerably in India, said German Ambassador Michael Steiner, adding that he is confident that the two countries will find a practical solution soon on... »

IIM-B’s EPGP students bag global marketing competition at Madrid

Our Bureau

A three-member team of Indian Institute of Management Bangalore’s (IIM-B) EPGP students have won the 19th edition of the Global Marketing Competition, held by the ESIC Business and Marketing School... »

IIM-A redesigns courses, hikes fees by 11.5%

 IIM-A main campus entrance.

Our Bureau

In order to induct more management students from overaseas, the Indian Institute of Management - Ahmedabad (IIM-A) on Tuesday, announced the supernumerary seats for foreign nationals, who wish... »

The early-mover advantage for start-ups in education

Subramanian, CEO & MD, TRS Forms & Services

Jessu John

In the education sector, there’s vast potential for lean businesses that want to address gaps in existing school systems. There’s also enough room for robust product ventures. TRS Forms... »

Reliance Life ties up with NGO to set up school libraries

K.R. Srivats

Reliance Life Insurance Company (RLIC) has tied up with ‘Room to Read’ to set up libraries across schools in India. ‘Room to Read’ is a global non-profit organisation committed to promot... »

Cambridge holds top spot in UK university ranking

PTI

Cambridge University has retained its reputation as Britain’s best university while its rival Oxford slipped to number 2 from the joint first spot in the ’University Guide 2015’ released here toda... »

Canara Bank contest for students

Our Bureau

Canara Bank conducted a painting competition for children here at the Government Higher Secondary School for Girls, Cotton Hill, on the occasion of Children’s Day. The theme was sustainabl... »

Kendriya Vidyalaya to discontinue German for Sanskrit

PTI

Kendriya Vidyalaya has decided to discontinue teaching German as an alternative to Sanskrit as third language, a decision which HRD Minister Smriti Irani today said was taken in view of “national... »

Former Microsoft CEO Ballmer to support Harvard initiative

PTI

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer, a Harvard graduate, is supporting a major initiative to significantly expand its computer science studies in Harvard University. Ballmer is joining Harvard Pr... »

Higher CAT 2014 registrations cheer B-Schools

The number of test sites has increased to 354 in 99 cities as compared to 45 sites in 40 cities in 2013.

Chetna Mehra

The registrations for CAT 2014 have increased marginally from last year's 1.94 lakh to 1.96 lakh this year bringing cheer to most of the B-Schools. On one hand, academicians are considering the in... »

IIM-B to host meet on HR practices in hi-tech industry

TNAU offers external doctoral programme in agriculture

Bachchan Jr tackles the field at IIM Kozhikode

NUS to prepare next-gen biz leaders

IIT-Kharagpur’s 4-day Spring Fest to begin from Jan 23

Victoria govt signs pact for retail training courses in Maharashtra

Deakin University felicitates IIT Madras with award

Australian varsity to use India centre to expand operations in South Asia

‘Modi Govt’s Make in India has right intent, wrong strategy’

Richard D Aveni at the All Ladies League seminar on 'Strategic Supremacy' in Hyderabad. PV SIVAKUMAR

M Somasekhar

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s strategy to use the ‘Make in India’ campaign to turn the country into a global manufacturing hub is bang on, but it can be achieved through future technologies and n... »

IIT Kharagpur initiates organisational revamp as it eyes top league

PTI

In order to revitalise the organisational structure and devolve authority, top engineering institute IIT Kharagpur has started a major organisational revamp to be in league with its global peers. »

Boston Consulting Group hires 16 interns from IIM-A

Our Bureau

The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) has made the highest number of 16 internship offers at IIM-Ahmedabad this year. Accenture Strategy, Bharti Airtel, and McKinsey & Co., were among th... »

GTU, Glass Academy jointly launch skill institute

Our Bureau 

The Gujarat Technological University (GTU) on Monday launched Glass Academy Skill Institute in association with the Glass Academy. The initiative is aimed at training and certifying the students,... »

IIM Calcutta places 450-strong batch in under three days

IIM Calcutta has announced that it has placed over 450 students of the batch of 2014-16, one of the largest across all IIMs, in a record time of just over 2.5 days. The institute said in... »

Merkel raises German language issue with Modi at Brisbane

PTI

German Chancellor Angela Merkel today used a meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi to raise the move to drop German as an alternative to Sanskrit as a third language in Kendriya Vidyalayas and... »

‘Private sector plays significant role in higher education’

Our Bureau

The private sector has played a significant role in development of the higher education system in the country, said K Siddappa, former Vice-Chancellor of Bangalore University. Delivering... »

IBA ties up with UN body to take financial education to schools

Our Bureau

The Indian Banks' Association (IBA) has decided to collaborate with Child & Youth Finance International (CYFI) to work out an industry-wide  programme whereby every bank branch will adopt... »

IIM-B meet on HR practices

Our Bureau

Indian Institute of Management-Bangalore’s (IIM-B) Post Graduate Programme in Enterprise Management (PGPEM) is organising a meet on ‘Contemporary Human Resources Practices in Hi-Te... »

Translation row: UPSC puts up reference details online

PTI

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has put details of the methodology used in translation of questions from English to Hindi language on its Web site to help the candidates of various comp... »

I expect all central universities to implement credit transfer scheme next year: Smriti Irani

Central varsities to implement `credit transfer scheme’ from next year: Smriti Irani

TCS national rural IT quiz final on Nov 11

TMI e2E Academy plans to raise $6-8 mn in 6 months

NIIT IFBI, Kotak Mahindra, NIIT Univ partner for PG course

Amazon, Accenture top recruiters at IIM-B internship placement

Credit transfer scheme in schools and colleges soon


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